Getting our priorities straight

by Gordon Prather -- The warhawks have recently had to revise their shucking and jiving routine on television. It turns out that Kim Jung Il has nukes and Saddam Hussein doesn't. Until more…

Repeal the Endangered Species Act

by Henry Lamb -- "Intoxicating liquors" were banned by the 18th Amendment in 1919. It took 14 years for the country to realize its mistake and repeal the law that was horribly more…

Instrumentalization of justice at the Hague

by -NO AUTHOR- -- What better proof of the rightness of the Bush administration's refusal to sign the International Criminal Court treaty earlier this year than the sham "admission of guilt" by more…

Tolerance, liberal style

by David Limbaugh -- It might be easier to stomach liberals sermonizing about tolerance, inclusion and religious freedom if they didn't come to the tolerance table with such thoroughly unclean hands. Just more…

Appeals-court shell game

by Thomas Jipping -- Next Wednesday, Chief Justice William Rehnquist will issue his annual year-end report on the judiciary for 2002. On the chance it might include comments on judicial confirmations, outgoing more…

'Tax-and-spend' politics

by Jon Dougherty -- When economic times were good throughout much of the 1990s – "good" times that, Americans now know, were largely based on corporate shams and political debauchery – governments more…

Predictions for the new year

by Ellen Ratner -- This is every columnist's nightmare and opportunity – the chance to make in-print predictions about the future. Look, the truth is that if I knew even the contents more…

'Affirmative action' revisited

by Larry Elder -- Sen. Trent Lott, in an ultimately failed effort to salvage his career as incoming Senate majority leader, appeared on BET and announced his support for "affirmative action." Not more…

Born of a virgin

by Hal Lindsey -- A survey conducted by the London Daily Telegraph last week found that more than a quarter of Church of England clergy do not believe in the virgin birth more…